Ian Eagle

Ian Eagle enters his eighth year as play-by-play announcer for Westwood One’s Thursday Night NFL Football coverage. During that span, Eagle has also called the action for Westwood One’s coverage of the SEC Basketball Championship and the Regional Semi-Finals and Finals of the NCAA Tournament.

Eagle is primarily known for his work with CBS Sports, where he has called NFL games, NCAA basketball games and U.S. Open tennis. He also serves as an announcer for the Tennis Channel’s coverage of the French Open.

Eagle has also served as the play-by-play announcer for New Jersey Nets television broadcasts since 1995, moving with the NBA franchise to Brooklyn prior to the 2012-13 season. He was the play-by-play radio voice for the New York Jets in 1997 and hosted Jets pre- and post-game shows on WFAN from 1993 to 1996. Eagle was awarded the Bob Costas Award for Outstanding Sportscasting while attending Syracuse University.

Ian Eagle's Posts

Interview: Florida head coach Mike White is focused on the details

26 March 2017 Comments are off for this post.
NEW YORK, NY – Mike White’s Gators are very familiar with South Carolina, seeing as how they’re conference foes. Coach White is pretty happy about that, actually, as it means there isn’t too much to teach with a very short turnaround. He’s focused on the simple details like rest and…
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Sweet 16 Highlights: South Carolina cruises past Baylor, 70-50

24 March 2017 Comments are off for this post.
NEW YORK – Sindarius Thornwell used four 3-pointers and 24 points to help No. 7-seed South Carolina coast past No. 3-seed Baylor, 70-50, in regional semifinal action from Madison Square Garden on Friday. The Gamecocks led 37-22 at intermission and never looked back, leading by 22 with 4:09 to play.…
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New York Preview: Teams from the SEC, Big 12, and Big Ten ready to take a bite out of the “Big Apple”

24 March 2017 Comments are off for this post.
NEW YORK, NY – Two defensive-minded teams will slug it out under the MSG lights at 7:29 PM Eastern, when seventh-seeded South Carolina looks to continue its story-book run against third-seeded Baylor. Closing out the Friday night card, an intriguing contrast of tempos will be on display when the giant-killer Wisconsin Badgers look…
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AFC Divisional Highlights: Patriots top Texans 34-16

15 January 2017 Comments are off for this post.
FOXBORO, MA – For a record sixth consecutive season, the New England Patriots are headed to the AFC Championship Game after defeating the Houston Texans 34-16. Dion Lewis became the first player in NFL postseason history to rush for a touchdown, catch a touchdown pass and return a kickoff for…
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